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I received a clean SUSE 10 machine which I need to install a development environment on.

Currently, I need to install GCC 3.2.3 and GNU Make. However I am having trouble bootstrapping GCC. I searched for RPMs, but didn't find any, and I'm not sure I even know how to install them.

What is the fastest way to install these two components?

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Well, GCC & friends are part of SUSE. You should be able to install them from the same media that SUSE was installed with.

If you don't have the SUSE media, use yum to install them from some online repository. These should be configured too, but in case they're not, you need to configure a repository in yum.

You can use any repo for SUSE 10, e.g. this:

http://ftp.hosteurope.de/mirror/ftp.opensuse.org/discontinued/SL-10.1/inst-source/

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